The principal symptoms of dengue are:
*high fever and at least two of the following:
*severe eye pain (behind eyes)
*muscle and/or bone pain
*mild bleeding manifestation (nose or gum bleed, petechiae, or easy bruising)
Watch for following warning signs,the appearance of which demand immediate admission to hospital:
*severe abdominal pain or persistent vomiting
*red spots or patches on the skin
*bleeding from nose or gums
*black, tarry stools
*drowsiness or irritability
*pale, cold, or clammy skin
symptoms of dengue are high grade fever, headache, bodyache, retro orbital pain, skin rashes, vomitting, abdominal pain, fatigue and restlessness.
Please go for a detailed blood investigation like cbc, widal test, mp, montaux and routine urine examination and then revert back with the reports. Till then keep recording your temparature. If it is too high, do tepid sponging. Wear loose cotton garments. Drink plenty of fluids. Consume light and easily digestable food. Continue to take tab. Paracetamol 1-1-1 till the fever subsides. Drink only boiled and cooled water.
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